The New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) partnered with design firm Control Group to create a system of touchscreen kiosks that feature real-time information and all the help you might need to navigate the city via the subway system.
A futuristic, digital device that you wear kind of like backwards glasses except there are earbuds to hold it in place. The prototype that I was able to check out and use myself was pretty cool – it projects a tiny screen in front of your eyes and you can control what you see with your smartphone.
We will examine emerging technologies based on the following categories. These have been heavily, but not exclusively, based on the work of Michell Zappa and sources listed after the categories (and subcategories) listed.